Subcoracoid triangle sign

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Yuranga Weerakkody et al.

The subcoracoid triangle sign refers to the obliteration of the fat triangle between the coracohumeral ligament (superiorly), coracoid process / coracobrachialis (anterosuperiorly) and glenohumeral joint capsule (posteroinferiorly). It is considered a specific but not sensitive sign for adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder 1

Article information

rID: 12750
Section: Signs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Sub-coracoid triangle sign

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